EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change



Geographic Location

Country: Poland
Region: Dolnoslaskie; Poludniowo-Zachodni
Location of affected unit(s): Bolesławiec


Sector: Manufacturing
Manufacture of transport equipment
29.32 - Manufacture of other parts and accessories for motor vehicles
Number Employed: 1500
Group: Bader

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 25-10-2012
Planned Job Reductions min: 300
Planned Job Reductions max: 300
Type of Restructuring: Internal restructuring
Employment Effect Start: 25-10-2012
Foreseen End Date: 31-03-2013

Additional Information

On 25 October 2012, Bader, a German manufacturer of leather products for the automotive industry announced plans to cut 300 jobs at the unit in Bolesławiec by the end of March 2013.

The cuts will mainly affect the seamstresses and they are attributed to the general slowdown of the automotive industry.

In Poland, Bader has been operating since 1992. The company employs over 1,500 people in Bolesławiec and around 6,800 globally.